Peter Briger is a highly esteemed investment executive who currently serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer of Fortress Investment Group and oversees the Fortress Credit Business in the San Francisco office. Peter Briger joined Fortress Investment Group in 2002 and provided foundational information, knowledge, and expertise to establish their extremely high-level governance for the credit business. At Fortress Credit Business, Peter Briger has utilized high-level analytical and corporate governance expertise for both global and domestic alternative asset opportunities. Peter Briger attended Princeton University where he gained a BA Degree. Peter completed his MBA at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Briger started his professional occupation with Goldman Sachs one of the prestige and well-known investment firms.
Goldman Sachs provided Peter Briger with an opportunity to be a key member of various global committees and influential investment groups within the organization that formed the blueprint for future investment success. He guided the committees with exceptional leadership analytical stewardship over the multiple diverse committees within Goldman Sachs and began to increase his personal and professional portfolio by establishing management asset opportunities that generated lucrative returns on investment. In 2002, Peter Briger joined the Fortress Investment Group and began the establishment of the Fortress Credit Business to solidify the growing alternative asset investment firm. Fortress Investment Group capitalizes on underperforming, distressed, and illiquid assets and takes advantage of opportunities that can generate extremely high returns on investment for its more than 1750 institutional and individual clients.
Peter Briger was key in establishing the Fortress Investment Group San Francisco office where he oversees all operations as Chief Executive Officer and has equipped the office with a well-informed knowledgeable staff that is pioneering the progression of the organization in alternative asset industry. In December 2017, Fortress Investment Group was purchased by SoftBank Group an international company that has begun investing in the alternative asset industry. The sale price of Fortress Investment Group was $3.3 billion dollars and Peter Briger received a share portion of a cash payout after the purchase of $1.8 billion. As a successful principal within the organization, Peter Briger has continued to profit from the successful stewardship and guidance he provides to the organization and continues to lead the company after the purchase by Softbank Group. Peter Briger is influencing the future of the company with an excellent track record of advanced metrics and returns on investment for clients at the San Francisco office of Fortress Investment Group.